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Cook County TIFs to bring in a record $1 Billion according to Clerk Orr; Transit TIF revenue doubled Of the $14.4 billion in property tax billed in Cook County this year, a record $1 billion is due to Tax Increment Financing (TIF), says Cook County... July 24, 2018 News
Statement from Clerk David Orr on the Supreme Court's Janus Decision This week’s ruling by the Supreme Court in Janus is a shameful attack on workers. June 29, 2018 News
2017 Cook County Tax Rates Released The 2017 property tax rates, calculated by the Cook County Clerk for more than 1,400 taxing agencies, were released today. June 20, 2018 News
Statement from Cook County Clerk David Orr Regarding Supreme Court Ruling on Ohio’s Voter Roll Purges In a partisan 5-4 vote, the Court upheld the state of Ohio’s uniquely aggressive efforts to purge its voting rolls. June 11, 2018 News
Democratic Party wins top ballot spot in lottery The top spot on the ballot in the November 6, 2018 Gubernatorial Election in Cook County will go to Democratic Party candidates. May 8, 2018 News
Post-Election Report highlights suburban Cook turnout, trends The Clerk’s Office’s 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Post-Election Report takes a comprehensive look at the voting totals, trends and statistics during... May 2, 2018 News
Testimony in Support of HB5531 “Small Donor Democracy Matching System for Fair Elections Act” Cook County Clerk David Orr's testimony before the Illinois House Elections & Campaign Finance Committee in support of small donor matching (... May 1, 2018 News
Unofficial suburban Cook County precinct results now online Unofficial March 20, 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election and precinct-level results for suburban Cook County can now be viewed online. March 22, 2018 News
March 20 Gubernatorial Primary Election Information Clerk David Orr reminds suburban Cook County voters that there’s plenty at stake in tomorrow’s Consolidated Election when 357 contests and 425... March 19, 2018 News
EIS-GCC: An Open Letter to American Voters There are real threats to all digital technologies, including those used to run elections. Election officials across the country are working day and... March 9, 2018 News